—By Nick Baumann
It turns out that texting while driving, in addition to being profoundly stupid, is linked to truck crashes. Who would have guessed?
What you might not have guessed is that the government withheld information on the dangers of cell phone use while driving. Mother Jones reported that last October. Mike Mechanic has the details.
Nick Baumann is a former editor at Mother Jones. You can also follow him on Twitter and Facebook.
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